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, JTtJtY Si 19«"" '•'' BLYTHEVTLLE (ARK.) COURIER NEWS PAOK TSSXf War on 'Hoppers Slacks in West Fight Temporarily Halted; Farmers Told Battle Far from Over By Ben Funk DENVER, July 8. <AP>—The air w»r on grasshoppers in Wyoming and Montana has "temporarily" JWt down the threat of a plague in jfK grain belt. Jim R. Button, chief of the VJ&. Grasshopper Control Division, emphasized the word "temporary" ii> an interview yesterday on the results of an airplane poison-spreading campaign against the hungry insects in those states, The battle Isn't over, he says, not by a long shot. If the Wyoming-Montana 'hopper armies had been left alone, nutton declared, they would have made the'current Nevada battalions look silly. Only Primary Area Sprayed They would have been Hilly as tough as the locusts swarms that descended on the grain belt in the 30's to lay waste to millions of acres of cropland all the way from Can- ad.i to Te\as. "We have killed a whale of a lot of grasshoppers and saved lots of range grass," Dutton said. "But the million and a half acres we sprayed represent only the primary danger area. "Outside that area are millions of acres of infested taml on which the 'hoppers are multiplying at a terrific rate." ! On these lands, he said, many farmers and ranchers are attack- i:ig grasshoppers at their own expense, some of them luing planes. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is furnishing supervision and JB some cases poison bran but Dut- Wn thir.ks a full scale drive like the one now Hearing completion in a limited area is going to be necessary to end the grasshopper menace for good. The USDA started the aedal campaign against 'hoppers with a *1.000.<XX> appropriation. Congress, prodded by farmers and ranchers, now is considering another, larger emergency fund to carry the campaign to a successful conclusion. CHURCH NEWS Blytheville FIRST CHUKCH OF THE NA/AKtNK Sunday School, 9:45 a.m. Young People's Meeting. 7:15 CHUKCH Of CUBIST £. YY. Stuvall, pastor Sunday School 9:50 a.m. Worship Service 10:50 aan. Bible Study, 6:45 p.m. Evening Service, & p.m. GOSPEL TABBKN'ACl* Lilly »nd Vln« K. T. Kelley, pJslor Sunday School, 9:45 mn. Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Young People, 6:*3 pm. Evening Worship, 7:30 pm FIRST LUTHEKAN 51? W. Walnut Key. G. Mlesslcr, pastor 10 a.ui., Sunday School and Bible Class. 11 a.m. Divine Worship. Sermon, "The First Church A Pattern In Activity;" iloly communion, FIRST I'KESBYTEKIAS' Harvey '!'. Kiiitl, minister 8:45 a.m.. Sunday School. 11 a.m., Morning Worship, p.m., young People. 6-.15 ASSEMBLY OF GOD Charles O. Neece, pastor Sunday School, 9:15 a.m. Morning Worship. 11 a.m. Evening Service. 8 p.m Prayer Meeting, Wednesday 1 p.m. Christ Ambassador Services. 6:30 pjn. Children's Church, o:30 p.m Evangelistic Services 7:30 pan. TKMl'I.E ISKAKI III- Alfred Vise, rabbi Friday, 8 p.m., Sabbntli Services. LAKIC STRKKT METHODIS'l Lima Harrison, pastor Sunday Hcnooi a:1b a.m Preaching Service ll):5b a.m W.S.C.S Monday 2:30 pjn Wednesday, Mid-Week Scivit 7:30 p.m PIKS'l BAPTIST CHANEL MISSION Kev. K. C. Brown, pastor Worship Service 9:30 ajn Sunday School 10:30 a.m Training Union, 6:15 pan. FIRST BAPTIST E. C. Brown, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 ajtl. Morning Worship Service, 10:55 a.m Training Union, 6:15 p.m. Evening Worship Services. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Sunday School Cabinet Meeting, (5:45 p.m Prayer Service, 7:45 p.m. Officers and Teachers meeting 7:00 p.in Wednesday, choir renearsal, 8:30 p.m. F1KST CHKISTIAN CHUKCH I.estcr I). Strubliar, pastor • 9:45 a.m., Sunday School. ' fl a.m., Morning Worship. 8:15 p.m., Chi no Senior C.V.P' with the Presbyterian young people At their church. Monday, T p.m., Boy Scouts; official Board MPclini;. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Senioi Choir. Thursday, 6:30 p.m.. Laymen's League Supper.' 7:30 p.m.. Mali ihoi-us. AKMOKEL BAPTIST W. O. Autrn, pastor Sunday School, 10:00 a.m. Preaching, 11'00 a.m Training Union, 1:00 p.m. Evening Worship, 8:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting, 7:JO. COSNELL METIIOUIST Lee Anderson, pastor Church School. 10:00 a.on Worship Service, 11:00 aon. M.Y.F Groups, 7 p.m. Eve.iing Service, 1:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting, T.30 p.m., Wednesday. tt'OODLANJ) COKXER BAPTIST Sunday School, 10:00 a.m. Worship Sen-ice, 11:00 a.m. B. T U. 7:00 p.m Evening Worship. B'.OO p.m. Wednesday Prayer service, 7:00 NEW LIBERTY B.U'TIST ('he miles Soutii Highway SI Kussell Duffer, pastor Sunday School, 10:00 a.m Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Training Union, 7:00 p.m. Evening Worship Service. 7:00 p.m. CHRISTIAN S( 1ENCE SERVICES Women's Clubhouse 1416 W- Alain Sacrament is the subject of the lesson-Sermon which will be read in ali churches and Societies of the Church of Christ, Scientists, on Sunday. MJ.MHKK MNE BAPTIST Gene ShuJtt, pastor Sunday Sc!x>o!. 9:45 a.m Morning Worship, 1! :00 a.m Sunday, 2:15 p.m. Mission Arm Sunday School and church at Yarbro School auditorium Pi'aming Union, 7 p.m KvRnina Worship. 8 D in GATEWAY TABEKNACU L. G. Borah, pwlor Church Service, 9:« ajn. Evening Worship, 1:30 p.m. church Service, Wednesday und Friday. 7:30 p.m. HALF MOON ASSEMBLY OF GOD Kev. Martin Kragtti, p»»tor Sunday School, 10:00 a.m. Morning Worship, 11:00 »•!». C. A Service, 1:00 p.m. Evening Worship. 8:00 p.m. Wednesday prayer service, 1:30 p.m. HUFFMAN CHUKCH OF GOD James Wyjies, pastor Sunday School. 3:44 ajn Morning Worship, 11:00 ajn. Evening Service, 1:30 p.m. Y.P.E., Saturday, 7:30 pan, HUFFMAN BAPTIST David Mi'l'rake, pa-.Lor 10:W a.m., Sunday School. 11:00 a.m.. Morning Service. 6:00 p.m. Evening Service 6:00 p.m., D T. U. Meeting fMday. 7 p.m. choir practice and prayer meeting. FIJV1 LAKE ME'l'HOMST LeKoy Henry, minister Morning Worship, every Sunday 9:30 a.m, Sunday School, every Sunday 10:30 a.m t>KO.MISEI> LAND METHODIST Li-Roy Henry, minister Church School each Sunday 10:00 a.m. Worship ferv\ce*. Hrrt and third Sundays, 11:00 a.m.; second and fourth Sundays, 6:30 pjn. VAKBRO HETUOD1ST LfK«y Henry, nlnltter Church School, tacti Sundaj. 10:00 a.m Woiship S«rv!ce«, Mcond »nd fourth Sundays, 11:00 ajn.; first and third Sundays, :600 P-m • CLEAR LAKE BAI'IIST J. E, Cox, pastor Sunday School. 9:45 son. Worslilp Service 11:00 ajn. Training Union. 7 p.m Worship Service. 8 p.m Mid-Week Service, 7:30 pjn. Wednesday. Luxora Churches ASSEMBL1 O» .1. C. Dickinson, pastor 10:00 a.m Sunday School 11:00 a.m. Worship Service 6:00 p.m. C. A Service 7:30 p in Saturday Service. 7:30 p.m Wednesday Prayer ser vice. CHUKCH OF CHRIST Oscar L. Kays. Minister Hible Study, 10 a.m. Preaching. 11 a.m., 7:30 p.m or first and third Sundays 10:00 KIUSI BAI'IISI A H. HIM. pastor a.m Sunday School 11:00 am. Worship Strvta*. 6:00 p.m. B. T. O. 7:00 pm Worship Service. 7:00 pjn. Wednetday, Prayer Set- vice. i,TJXORA MBTHOHIST H. L. HuMnn, putor Church School, 10 a.m Morning Worship, 11 a.m. Methodist Youth Fellowship groups, 6 p.m. Evening Worship Service, 1 pjn Osceola Churches I1KSI CHKISTIAN L. K. Still Jr., putor Morning' Worship, 10:60 a.m. Evening Services 7:00 p.m. Midweek Service, 7:30 p.m. FIRST I'RKSBYTEKUN L, T. Laurence, pactor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m Morning Worship, 11 a.m Young People. 5:00 p.m. Wednesday evening service, 7:30 FlltS'l BAPTIST Russrll J. Clubll, pastor Sunday School. 9-45 n.m Morning Worship 11:00 a.m H T Union 6:30 p.m Evening Soiplce 7:30 pm Nlidwech Service. 1:30 p.m. CIIDttCII OF CHKlS'l O. C. Thomnson f pastor Morning Worship 10:45 a.m Evening Service 7:30 p.m S mday School. 8:45 i.in Btb'.t Mud? , 1:30 pjn. Md*r, ST. MATTHEW* ««r. B. rrmaete McDerHt 1st, 3rd and Stb Bundra Utw, 8:00 a.m. FIRST PENTECOSTAL Nonnin Kent, Evening Service, 1:30 FIRST METHODIST H. J. Couehman, puM Sunday School, 9:i6 ».m. Worship service, 11 ajn. Methodist Youth Fellowthip, <:M Worship service, 7 pjn. Wednesday—Youth Choir pnctta, lj:30 pm., Senior Choir, I:M pj«. CALVARY EPISCOPAL Wm. J. FiUhuih, Priest In Ch>r«. Fourth Sunday alter Trlnitjr. 9:45 a.m., ohurcn School. 6,219,000 on Governm«nr Payrolls in Month of April WASHINGTON, July 8. (AP) — The number ol government em- ployes—federal, state and local- reached a three-year high In April, Ihe Census Bureau reported yesterday. The total was 6,219,000. Public payrolls rose to an unprecedented level of $1,375,000,000 ht lhat month, reflecting higher pay as %\cll as more employes. Read Courier News Want Ad«. Too Hot to Sleep? Latest In Beds May be Answer— It's Air Conditioned . . GRAND RAPIDS. Mich.. July ». fAP>—If you can't sleep the.=e hot nights, how about an air-conditioned bed? jThere is one on display at the current Grand Rapids Kurniture Market. Shown by Walter B. Siiies. Inc.. the bed is low-slung and set on coasters. Tl;e mattress is made of foam rubber with holes "at intervals. Through these holes circulate air from a conditioning unit underneath. The bed can be ju.st as comfortable in winter as in slimmer because the conditioner is set for Cither warm or cool air. ^ _ Teddy Roosevelt's Home be Mode a Shrine . May OYSTER BAY. N. Y.. July 8 — f/Pj—Plans were nearinf? completion yesterday tfl make Sagamore Hill, the home ol the late president Theodore Roosevelt, a shrine. The Roosevelt Memorial Association of New York disclosed it hart made arrangements to acquire the three-story frame structure and 20 of iis 83 acres of rolling land from the heirs of the late president. Mrs. Roo.sevelt. 87-year-old widow of the former president, died last September. Since then. Sagamore Hill has been unoccupied except for caretakers. CALVARY BAPTIST 16th and <:hirkas:i«ta P. H. Jernigan, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m Morning Worship 11:00 a.m. Intermediate G A's 5:30 pjn B.' T. U. 7:00 p.m Wednesday choh rehearsal and Eveninp Worship,?8:00' p.m officers and teachers meeting at the same hour, 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Prayer-Meeting. 8:00 Friday. Men's Brotherhood. CHUKCH Of THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION . Rev. B. .Francb McDevitl. pastor.'. Sunday Masses, 1:30 and 10:Dc a.m. FIRST METHODIST Roy f. Baglcj', pastor Church School, 9:45 a.m Morning Worship 1! ajn Youth Choir Rehearsal. 5:-15 p.rn 6:30 p.m. Junior Fellowship: Intermediate M Y P.: Senior-Young Peoples M.Y.F Evening Service, 7:30 p.m. After church fellowship, 8:30 p.m Wednesday, choh rehearsal, 7:30 p.m Bible Study. 8:30 o.m ST. 'STEPHEN'S EPISCOPAL Win. J. Filzhuj-li, Priest In Charge Fourth Sunday after Trinity. 9:30 'a.m.. Church School. 11 a.m., Morning Prayer. WEST BLYTIIEVII.I.K MKTIIODliiT PARISH William n .Yount, pastor LONE OAK—Worship services at 11 a.m. on the first, and third Sundays conducted by pastor. On other Sundays by laymen from First Methodist Church, Blytheville. Church School—10 a.m. every Sunday. Miss Marjori Robertson, superintendent. HALF MOON—Worship services at 11 a.m. on second and fourth Sundays by pastor. On oilier Sun- tlavs by laymen from First Method- bit Church, Blytheville. Church .Schoij]—10 a.m. every Sunday..Earl Baker, superintendent. Rural Churches BURB'ETTF. CHURCH OF GOD R. E. Shaw, pastor Sunday School, 9:45 a.m Morning Worship. 11 a.m Young People, 7:CO p.m Evening Worship. 8:00 pjn IMMANUEI. BAPTIST Erick C. Hecltshcr. pastor Sunday school, 10 a.m Morning Worship. 11 a.in- Training Union, 7 p.m Evening Service, 7:30 p.m Wednesday night prayer service 7 p.m. GOSNELL BAPTIST Carl Caslleman, pastor Sunday School, 10:00 a.ni Mprning Worship, 11:00 ajn. Training Union, 7:3o p.m Evening Worship. 8:00 p.m Thursday. 7:30 p.m. Prayer Service. Loan Firm Chartered LITTLE ROCK. JuU' 8. (API — I Canner.s Finance Company of I Springdale was issued a charter by the secretary of state yesterday The company lists authorized cap- I ital stock at 5.0OO shares valued al I 5100 each and incorporator or 1 James IT- Kiys and James O. Witt. I Jr.. Fayetteville, and Joe M. Steclc f Springdale. Read Courier News Want Ads Staying THE WHITEST WHITE SHOE POUSH ON EARTH/ GRIFFIN ALLWITE 'OS 4tL WHm SHOCS DREIFUS REPEATS By Popular Demand Seven Piece Refreshment Set 6 large Glasses Big Pitcher Cash & Carry Hurry! Quantity is Limited, 89 BREIFIS Hi*) DraiFm ... Wi H3HIDI__ •i*»fttt tUTMVltlf tM IT! Penney's has the Blanket Buy of Your Life! WARM PLAID PAIRS LOW PRICED WINTER WARMTH AT PENNEY'S pr. Two (hickncsses of slronjr cntlon (35?r) blended with killcn-sort wool (5/o); you j;el double warmth in one blanket! 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Penney'i has this beauty in not one, not two but ninesliades! Coupled with four pound* of 100/c wool, here's a real buy at just $9.90, Come aeel 1. BIG TUCK-IN ...72" x M" 2. WINTER WEIGHT...4 IBS. 3. NINE SMART COLORS 4. RAYON SATIN BINDING All-Wool BLANKET $AOO • ' ,-urc wool • , rull bodied colors • //."xBB" full bed size • S year guarantee against moth damage At an unheard of low price 6 EXTRA SIZE, 80 // x90" FACTS 1. -l'/i Lbs. Weight 2. Choose from 6 Colors 3. Wide Rayon liinding •I. 80" x 00" Size. 11.90

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